30 Nov 2016
Oil on canvas, 85.5 by 70 cm.
Executed in the 1950s.
Provenance: Estate of the artist.
Private collection, UK.
Authenticity of the work has been confirmed by Maria Samokhvalova, the artist’s daughter (inscription on the reverse).
Authenticity has also been confirmed by the expert Yu. Rybakova.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.